Answers to mostly asked questions about GDP and other national accounts data series.
OECD unemployment rate stable at 4.8% in April 2023 while youth unemployment hits record low
Nowadays, policymaking and economic analyses rely heavily on statistics and international comparisons. The demand for high-frequency, reliable but also easily accessible data is increasing. To respond to this demand, the OECD has created the Short-Term Indicators Dashboard, covering G20 countries and selected regional aggregates. It allows users to follow key macro-economic developments using interactive charts and tables.
OECD inflation declines further to 7.4% in April 2023, but core inflation remains elevated
The OECD has developed a new tool, the OECD Consumer Barometer that further exploits and visualises consumer confidence data. The indicator, expressed as the monthly growth rate of the normalised consumer confidence indicator (CCI), has been designed with a view to clarity and reactivity in our presentation of measures of consumer sentiment.
G20 merchandise and services trade resilient in Q1 2023
OECD GDP growth picks up moderately in the first quarter of 2023
OECD unemployment rate stable at record low of 4.8% in March 2023
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Beyond GDP: Economic Policy making to Pursue Economic Welfare | Report prepared by the OECD to inform the discussions at the May 2023 meeting of G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors, at the request of the G7 Japanese Presidency.
The OECD has developed a dashboard of household statistics that allows you to see how households are faring in OECD countries.